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Area Nurse Director Clinical Oncology Outpatient
A rare and exciting opportunity has recently become available for an Administrative Nursing Director to oversee this expansive Ambulatory Oncology Service Line in the Los Angeles Area. Apply today, and join this distinguished and dedicated team of providers and cancer nurses as they push the limits on patient satisfaction and compassionate care.
A commitment to amazing patient care and accountability is at the heart of this popular Los Angeles Area Health System. Ranked as one of the best places to work, and recognized for high quality patient care, this health system has earned frequent praise from The Joint Commission for high-performing service lines. The Administrative Director of Nursing will join one of these high-performing service lines and oversee both hospital and clinic-based Oncology services.
Reporting to the Vice President of Clinical Services, the Oncology Nursing Director will coordinate and oversee a large outpatient chemotherapy / biotherapy and radiation oncology service line. Hosting over 50 chairs in total, at 3 locations, this is one of the busiest ambulatory cancer infusion programs in the region. A dedication to oncology medicine will go a long way in establishing your ability to managing this 60+ FTE department that includes Certified OCN Oncology Nurse Supervisors, ONS Biotherapy and Chemotherapy Certified Registered Nurses, and cancer center support staff.
The outpatient cancer care services offered by this 400+ bed medical center and health system have expanded over the years to meet the needs of the community. The Director of Ambulatory Oncology will oversee a diverse department that offers both outpatient infusion and radiology services, pain management, detection and prevention services, treatment planning, and nutrition assistance.
The Administrative Director of Oncology Services should be an expert in building relationships, with a savvy understanding of the financial aspects of patient care. This person will work collaborate closely with financial personnel, planning and strategy experts, and marketing professionals to steer business for the Ambulatory Cancer Care Services department.
This Nursing Director will also oversee clinical activities of this outpatient Oncology Service Line. The Director regularly interact with over two dozen Oncologists who specialize in a full offering of services which range from cancer diagnosis and treatment, to clinical trials and research, to survivorship counseling and community support. A strong background in oncology nursing and a penchant for educating will very helpful in establishing yourself as a subject matter expert.
The Oncology Administrative Director will find that Southern California has something for everyone. A short drive west will put you on the beautiful, sunny beaches and warm surf of the Pacific Ocean. Fun weekend getaways like Disneyland, Wild Rivers, and Knott’s Berry Farm are waiting around every corner. A huge number of highly-rated grade schools, secondary schools, and colleges make education (and continuing education) easily accessible. Add to this a wealth of national and state parks nearby, and you have a great place to raise a family.
The Director will support and oversee the operations of a high-volume, busy Ambulatory Oncology Service line. You will provide leadership and guidance to a nursing staff that will make you proud. You will take on many challenges for this medical center, and you will be supported for your hard work. You will receive a great benefits package, including generous PTO, retirement matching, and annual performance based merit increases. You will also receive a competitive compensation, and you will enjoy the fact that you’re making such a huge difference in the lives of so many.